Back in the days, limousines are a shiny luxury vehicle that only the rich and famous can afford to own, but fortunately today, the rest of us can now rent this high-end vehicle for special occasions. Anyone who wants to ride in sheer lavishness opts to hire a limousine more than anything else. This became the reason…
Standards help, too, as we fight to ensure the cost of sharing doesn’t outweigh the benefits
Many stock markets around the world offer active managers room to generate superior returns. Among them, Japan stands out. Its equity market appears particularly inefficient. Reforms are also shaking up the once stagnant economy, creating new winners and losers in the corporate sector. That said, stockpicking still…
For the US, the second half of 2016 was a tale of two economies, with a strong domestic economy and weaker industrial sector. These trends are largely unchanged, but are now set against a very different political backdrop. While the impact of Donald Trump’s election as US president remains unclear, the …
People’s use of
authentication codes to regain access to their online accounts can be exploited
by criminals. Researchers at New York University Abu Dhabi have released a
study of how such attacks work and the ways to prevent them.
If you think your finances are safer now that you use a chip card, think again. The latest Javelin Identity Fraud Study reports the number of identity fraud victims increased by 16 percent in 2016 to more than 15 million consumers. And the amount the thieves took grew by $1 billion to more than $16 billion in the past…
Summer is a time to kick back and relax — unless you’re
an ER doctor, that is. Hospitals don’t take vacations. In fact, some research
shows that emergency room visits actually increase during the summer months.
Wrestling with debt for years with no success? It certainly is an exhausting thing to struggle and keep your head above water. A debt isn’t something you can brush off. It is like a recurring nightmare where Freddy Krueger keeps on haunting and chasing you even on dreams. And now, it is time to take back your life and…
The ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan is heartbreaking for the people who live there — and may have made you wonder at least a little about lead levels in your own home. That wonder may have turned to worry after news reports that many other cities around the country, including several in nearby New Jersey and…
At 2 a.m. this Sunday, your clocks will “spring forward” an hour, kicking off Daylight Saving Time. The upside: You’ll get some extra sunlight in the evening for the next several months. The downside: You’ll almost certainly lose an hour of sleep Sunday night. And depending on how early you have to get up in the…
If you’re seeing red today, it’s probably because some of your friends and acquaintances are using a splash of color to draw attention to the fight against heart disease in women. And with good reason: While coronary heart disease is recognized as a major threat to American men, a lot of people aren’t aware that it’s…
January is a time for new beginnings, and a time for
promises to ourselves that this year will be better, happier and healthier than
the last. But why are we so often right back where we started by the time
February rolls around?
Get Safe Online has issued a warning to Christmas shoppers to be vigilant when it comes to purchasing presents for loved ones online.
Technavio analysts forecast the global antivirus software
package market to grow at a CAGR of close to 10% during the forecast period,
according to their latest report.
Finding your favorite casino games online is easy to do considering the loads of options to choose from. However, in order to make the most of your gambling experience online, it is ideal that you find a casino that offers you the safest, most reliable payment options. Security is an important consideration when…
Examinations under oath help insurers combat fraud and should be allowed without requiring time-consuming court orders in Kentucky, the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud and National Insurance Crime Bureau say in a joint amicus brief filed today with the state’s highest court.
Entrepreneurs and people involved in the government worldwide need to develop advanced relief and emergency response solutions due to the abrupt increase in natural calamities and disasters in the past few years.
Independent perspective for your audit committee—whether you’re preparing an IPO or maintaining your compliance.
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